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The Screen Guide

Shunned by the government and ostracised by white society, anthropologist Donald Thomson paid a high price for his progressive views on Aboriginal culture.

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Crew

Director
John Moore
Writers
Michael Cummins
Producer
Michael McMahon  John Moore
Executive Producers
Franco di Chiera
Dir. of Photography
Kevin Anderson

Cast

Anni Finsterer (narrator)

Production Details

Production Completion
2000
Genre
History and national identity
Production Company
Film Australia Limited  John Moore Productions Pty Ltd

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Singapore International Film Festival
    (2001)
  • NSW Premier's History Awards
    (2001)
  • FIPA - Cannes
    (2001)
  • Banff World Television Festival
    (2001)
  • International Shanghai Television Festival
    (2000)
  • Australian Film Institute
    (2000)